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Barista Snapshot: Bethany at The Fresh Pot

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Who: Bethany Hargrove, Barista Where: The Fresh Pot, Portland, Oregon We met you at the Coffee Fest Latte Art World Championship Open in Seattle last month. What’s it like competing? Full disclosure: I only started competing this year. My first…

What is Tea Certification?

You may have heard recently that tea is rapidly increasing in popularity in America. In order to keep up with the trends, you might have considered adding tea to your cafe or store offerings, doing some research on tea to…

Barista Snapshot: Cort Kern aka Barista Maniac

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Who: Cort Kern, Professional Barista/Consultant Where: Head Barista, Christ Church Of Oak Brook What is a coffee consultant? Someone who steps in to guide and restructure a current or new coffee shop. I provide training at a professional level to increase sales and…